Pinellas County Waste to Energy Plant

10:00AM - 6:00PM
Mathew Guimond

Energy Specialist

An overview of the Pinellas County Florida Waste-to-Energy facility by exploring the need for waste management, as well as the need for electricity generation by utilizing waste produced from within the county. As the population grows and land mass limitations increase, using municipal solid waste has become a sustainable means for energy in the generation of electricity as well as landfill diversion. A look into how the facility processes the waste it receives and the environmental benefits that a Waste-to-Energy facility can have on a community.